NBCUniversal — one of the world’s premier media and entertainment companies. Continually bringing new television, movie and theme park experiences to a global audience.
NBCUniversal Cable Networks
Cable networks and online destinations that reach a wide variety of audiences. Drama and comedy, sports and news that engage people in more meaningful ways on multiple platforms.
NBCUniversal reaches a wide variety of audiences through its portfolio of 15 national cable networks, 15 regional sports and news networks, and more than 60 international channels. In 2011 USA Network marked its eighth consecutive year as the top-rated cable network, Bravo enjoyed its eighth straight year of record ratings, and Golf Channel had record viewership. Among the diverse digital media properties of NBCUniversal are Fandango, the nation’s leading moviegoer destination; Hulu with hit shows, clips and movies from 230 top content companies; and iVillage, the largest online community for women. From cutting-edge drama and comedy to unscripted series, from the latest in news and sports to fashion and kids, our cable networks and digital media properties offer viewers and advertisers unsurpassed value and interest.
NBCUniversal Broadcast Television
NBC brings the best in news, sports and entertainment to a national audience, and Telemundo serves the growing U.S. Hispanic audience with high-quality Spanish-language programming.
Founded in 1926, NBC is the nation’s first national broadcast network. Today, the NBC television network gives viewers a combination of NBC’s national programming and the local programming of more than 200 affiliated stations. Through its extensive network, Spanish-language broadcast network Telemundo distributes quality content to 94% of U.S. Hispanic viewers around the nation. NBC News has long been a trusted source of global news and information for American audiences, while NBC Sports continues to deliver some of the most-watched events on television, including the top-rated NBC Sunday Night Football telecasts and decades of Olympic Games. Comcast and NBC are bringing these broadcasts to more audiences on devices in and out of the home.
Universal Pictures builds on a century of creative success making the movies people love. Focus Features brings audiences imaginative and groundbreaking films.
Universal Pictures and Focus Features create and distribute filmed entertainment for a growing global marketplace. Since pioneering the motion picture business a century ago, Universal has become known for its diverse slate of hits, including classics such as Jaws, E.T: The Extra-Terrestrial, Jurassic Park and Mamma Mia!; offbeat comedies like Bridesmaids; and popular franchises such as Back to the Future and The Fast and the Furious. Focus Features makes original, daring films such as Brokeback Mountain, Lost in Translation, Moonrise Kingdom, and, most recently, Dallas Buyers Club. Universal and Focus distribute their pictures internationally through theaters, and in homes through DVDs and digital media platforms, TV and on demand.
Parks & Resorts
Universal parks and resorts that thrill and entertain millions each year. Applying the latest technology to bring the world’s most popular characters to life.
Universal Parks & Resorts has created some of the world’s most popular entertainment vacation destinations. Each year millions of guests visit Universal’s theme parks to experience hit movies, TV and popular characters brought to life through innovative technology. Universal Studios Hollywood, "The Entertainment Capital of L.A," offers guests the authenticity of a working movie studio; its latest attraction, "Transformers: The Ride – 3D," is a revolutionary new thrill ride. Universal Orlando has reached new heights with "The Wizarding World of Harry Potter," soon to be extended to other parks. New audiences on the other side of the world are experiencing the best of Universal theme parks at Universal Studios Singapore and Universal Studios Japan.